MALAKAND: As many as seven new dengue cases were surfaced in Malakand today after which the tally has mounted to 152.

Focal person ‘Dengue Elimination Program’ said that seven people hailing from different areas of Malakand district, shifted to hospital in Batkhela, were found affected with dengue virus. He said that with new cases total number of cases detected across the district have reached to 152.

The focal person said that the district government and health authorities were taking all steps to stop further outspread of the disease. He also urged the people to fulfil their responsibilities and follow the directions of health experts to save them and their families of dengue attack.